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  1. Conditional Formatting with fixed colors not color scale.

    Hi Team,

    Conditional formatting is extremely poor as it does not satisfy the basic criteria.

    I need to set the colors based on the value ranges.

    Red - if the values are <75
    Yellow if the values are in between 75 and 84
    Green if >=85.

    I don't need diverging. Users are getting confused among the multiple shades when you are dealing with high dense values.

    Please let me know if this can be implemented in the near future or not,

    Thanks
    KVB

    7 votes
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      0 comments  ·  Desktop  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
    • When we add Custom Column, allow us to choose its position

      When we add a new column in the Query Editor, it always places the column at the end. This makes it difficult to visualy relate the new column with the other columns that were used in the calculation, and make if difficult to debug our custom column code. The workaround to use ordering after we add the column, is not user friendly if we have dozens of columns.

      It would be helpful, if we can choose the location of the column from the UI (with a default), and that you add a fourth optional parameter in Table.AddColumn for the column…

      78 votes
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        2 comments  ·  Data Preparation  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
      • Redshift Encrypted Data Source Support

        In the current version of the preview described here https://powerbi.microsoft.com/en-us/blog/announcing-support-for-amazon-redshift-reports-in-the-power-bi-service/ you can connect PowerBI to Redshift which is great, unfortunately the connection is not encrypted, making it unsuitable for production use. The Redshift ODBC driver does support encryption as used in Aginity Workbench client for example, so this should be possible.

        9 votes
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          1 comment  ·  Data Sources  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
        • Percentile and median line missing in May update

          The percentile and median line options on the Analytics pane are missing in May update. Previously they were there - see here https://powerbi.microsoft.com/en-us/documentation/powerbi-desktop-analytics-pane/
          A lot of our charts use percentile lines. Can these please be brought back?

          9 votes
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            0 comments  ·  Desktop  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
          • Possibility to have fiscal calendar in Date slicer

            currently there is no way to specify week start, fiscal year start in the relative date slicer

            10 votes
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              0 comments  ·  Desktop  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
            • New Matrix Visual

              Feedback - Issues:
              1. Grand Total (Rows) not showing

              2. Column Headers ... Not Possible to change Column Width also the Auto_Size on Format Window dos not have any effect.

              Feedback: Requests

              3. Facility to explode just one of the row categories (while leaving all others intact. At present the all data other than the drill-down selection are removed. This is facilitated by clicking on the + sign in Excel Power Pivot

              4. Show Sub-Totals at the bottom of a Category rather than at the top ... or make it optional

              5. Put a Display Units Control on Values (i.e.…

              27 votes
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                7 comments  ·  Desktop  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
              • Adding comments or notes on reports

                When I showed my reports to Manager level people, they asked if I can have a note or comment for each report which describes them. It makes user understand what the charts inside the report are about. Mobile Power BI has annotate feature which is very cool and it would be better if we have similar feature in Desktop version too.

                20 votes
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                  0 comments  ·  Reports  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                • javascript

                  Fix the dataSelected event to also provide **values** array retrieving data from an embedded powerBI report. Ref.: [https://github.com/Microsoft/PowerBI-JavaScript/wiki/Handling-Events] @ 2) ***values** array (In Progress)

                  131 votes
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                    started  ·  37 comments  ·  APIs and Embedding  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                  • macros

                    Build a macro recorder similar to Excel in the powerbi desktop. If could run through selections and paste out graphs. This would save time on custom selections every month.

                    55 votes
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                      1 comment  ·  Desktop  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                    • Power BI Desktop linux version

                      It's hard to convince colleagues to use Power BI in case they using linux. With a Linux version (ubuntu?) of the Power BI Desktop they would not need to install a VM or similar.

                      17 votes
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                        1 comment  ·  Desktop  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                      • Font

                        How is it not possible to not be able to change the font type and size in a custom visual. If I can't change the font to what my company uses how can I use this for presentations?

                        6 votes
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                          0 comments  ·  Custom Visuals  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                        • Custom Date Defining

                          It would be great to be able to create custom defined date parameter. For example Fiscal years that do not start on January 1. It would follow then that fiscal quarters would also need redefined. This would be really helpful for looking at data over fiscal years and having power bi inherently understand it.

                          10 votes
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                            0 comments  ·  Other  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                          • Create report which is use the dataset from other workspaces

                            - Implement BI Best practice of ‘single source of truth’ (i.e. when data source /business rule changes – it should be changed in ONE place, i.e. ONE .pbix file not many .pbix files)
                            - Implement IT Best practice of locking down changes for reports that have been tested.
                            - Implement BI purpose of letting users ‘self serve’ , i.e. make minor changes to sample reports: filters, add a column for next level of detail, change visual and axis to ‘answer a secondary question’. These are all standard BI functions that have been around 20 years – but should still allow…

                            6 votes
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                              0 comments  ·  Reports  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                            • Make the Matrix Word Wrap affect all row headers, including the last column.

                              Currently the matrix word-wrap only affects all but the last row header. Please fix so that it also affects the last row header. Also, it only affects the data values, not the row headers themselves. So if the row header label is too long, it just cuts off instead of wrapping.

                              37 votes
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                                1 comment  ·  Reports  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                              • PostgreSQL direct query

                                Support of the PostgreSQL database as direct query. At the moment only import is supported.

                                12 votes
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                                  0 comments  ·  Data Sources  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                • Add word wrap to bar chart Y-Axis Labels

                                  If you have long names on a bar chart Y-Axis they get truncated. This is a problem if you have ones that start with something similar. Could we have a word wrap option on the format menu that takes advantage of the vertical space so the whole label can be shown.

                                  29 votes
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                                    2 comments  ·  Dashboard  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                  • Top N Slicers

                                    Top N Slicers

                                    Create a Slicers that allows me to say 'Show the top N categories by value', e.g. 'Top 5 countries by sales'
                                    Similar to "Top N Filters". But we need this option in the Report visual for some of our customers.

                                    6 votes
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                                      0 comments  ·  Analytics  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                    • Introduce a powerful export function

                                      Right now, Power BI can only export data from the report view to CSV. I would like to be able to export from the "Edit Queries" view to different formats, like CSV, Excel, Access DB, XML, Sharepoint, HTML, etc.

                                      22 votes
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                                        0 comments  ·  Analytics  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                      • Change multiple measures number formatting at one time from Modeling

                                        I have many measures that I need to be in Currency format, with zero decimals. This can't be done in the Query Editor, and must be done one by one from the Modeling tab on the Ribbon. I would love the ability to either Ctrl+Click on multiple measure to select many and then apply the new format. Or, possibly a keyboard shortcut similar to F4 in Excel to repeat the previous action.

                                        5 votes
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                                          0 comments  ·  Desktop  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                        • Create parameter in SSAS live connection model

                                          When I use SSAS(live data) as source, I'm seeing most of the parameter functionality is grayed out. I think it would be good if I can create and configure report parameters in power BI on-premise same way as SSRS.
                                          Since, slicing is very much required functionality for any reports, I think this enhancement is needed one.

                                          6 votes
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                                            0 comments  ·  Desktop  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
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